Meet Our Expert

Vincent Barnes

Senior Vice President, Government Affairs


Vincent is a respected government affairs professional with over 20 years of policy and executive leadership experience, with an extensive track record of engaging members of Congress, participating in regulatory rulemaking, legislative development, and stakeholder engagement. His leadership record also includes developing and executing policy campaigns and building consensus through multiple stakeholder and organization interests. His experience is demonstrated in his leadership on demand-side policy issues in the Inflation Reduction Act, where he was successful in achieving historic investments in energy efficiency tax incentives and the $27 billion Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund, which includes unprecedented demand-side investments in all priority project types, including the $7 billion Solar for All program.

Prior to joining AnnDyl Vincent was Senior Vice President of Policy, Research, and Analysis for the Alliance to Save Energy, and he previously served as Senior Advisor with Gray Global Advisors, where he developed and executed policy objectives for the investor-owned utility, natural gas, and nuclear energy industries, and helped lead the firm’s energy and power, telecommunications, financial services, and healthcare portfolios. Vincent is also former Legislative Counsel to Congressman Bobby Rush, former Chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Energy. Vincent also served as Senior Federal Legislative Counsel with the American Bankers Association.

Vincent holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Brigham Young University, and received his
Juris Doctorate from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.

  • Government Affairs
  • Legislative Process
  • Supply and Demand-Side Energy Climate Policy
  • Climate Finance
  • NGO Executive Management
  • Executive Branch Outreach
  • International Climate Policy
  • Political and Policy Campaign Strategy
  • Decarbonization Policy
  • Senior Vice President Government Affairs, AnnDyl Policy Group
  • Senior Vice President, Policy, Research, and Analysis, Alliance to Save Energy
  • Senior Advisor, Gray Global Advisors
  • Legislative Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives, Office of Congressman Bobby Rush
  • Executive Director, Rebirth of Englewood Community Development Corporation
  • Bachelor of Arts in English, Brigham Young University
  • Juris Doctorate, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law